Sandy Makau

Sandy Makau

Sandy Makau is a freelance writer and a registered nurse who lives in Chico with her husband.


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    Montessori in the North State

    A revolutionary idea was brought to the United States in 1915 by Dr. Maria Montessori, who said that a classroom can be set up to recognize each child’s developmental rhythm. Today, private, public and charter Montessori schools offer an alternative to the one-size-fits-all traditional classroom, where children take the lead and use the world … [Read more...]